New York

MTA Enhances E-mail Alert System for NYC Commuters

Associated Press – January 26, 2010 5:35 PM ET NEW YORK (AP) – The Metropolitan Transportation Authority has announced improvements to its e-mail and text message system that alerts New York City commuters to subway, bus or commuter rail service disruptions. The MTA on Tuesday says commuters can now update their accounts to receive only […]


Stalled construction sites add to more blight in Brooklyn

Leading the city in unfinished buildings: BROOKLYN…. BY Ben Chapman and Elizabeth Lazarowitz NY DAILY NEWS Thursday, November 12th 2009 The city’s count of stalled construction projects in the borough has surged 42% since it began tracking them this summer, according to the Department of Buildings’ latest statistics. Brooklyn has the most stalled sites of […]